Gokshura or Nerunji Mull (Binomial Name : Tribulus terrestris)

January 3, 2015

Gokshura or Nerunji Mull, binomial name Tribulus terrestris, is an herb which grows naturally in many parts of the world including the Asia, South America, Australia, Europe, the Middle East, and Africa. Weeds of Tribulus found abundantly on roadsides and vacant lands whose seeds are sharp and painful when stepped on. Its weeds are used in Chinese, European, Siddha and Ayurveda Medicine preparation to cure headache, eye problem as hives, conjunctivitis (inflammation at the membrane eye), weak eyesight and anxiety, to cure high blood pressure and flank pain. It is very popularly claimed functioning to improve human sexual.


In Tamil language, it is called Nerunji Mull and it contains steroidal saponins, alkaloids, flavonoids and the protodioscin contents which are believed that will influence the effects on hormone, libido and body composition.


Some of the many benefits of Nerunji Mull include:


  • Anti-ageing

  • Anti-bacterial

  • Anti-fungal

  • Anti-inflammatory

  • Anti-urolithiatic

    • Its juice / powder helps in urinary/kidney stone preventing and stone dissolving activities.

  • Anti-malarial

  • It improves libido function to normal rate and erectile function.

  • It helps to increase the number and motility of spermatozoa.

  • It helps in alleviating some symptoms associated with male menopause

  • It increase energy levels and provide health hormone function

  • It enhances muscle movement during exercise

  • It improves muscle growth and body strength.

  • It increases in strength of contraction of the heart muscle.

  • It helps to reduce sodium and fluid retention.

  • It is very useful and effective in treating Urinary Tract Infection and Urination problems

  • It helps to control high blood pressure

  • It helps to reduce in cholesterol

  • It reduces body heat

  • It relieves eye problems

  • Sterols in Tribulus help to protect prostate from swelling and protect prostate from cancer. 


The above information is to share the knowledge of Traditional Siddha Herbs and do not serve as a medical advice. 

Please reload

Featured Posts

Aloe Vera (Binomial Name: Aloe Vera)

October 28, 2014

Please reload

Recent Posts
Please reload

Please reload

Search By Tags
Please reload

Follow Us
  • Facebook Basic Square
  • Twitter Basic Square
  • Google+ Basic Square

© 2014 Saha Siddha  Herbal Treatment & Yoga Therapy

  • b-facebook
  • Twitter Round
  • b-googleplus